Office of Head Start (OHS)

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American Rescue Plan

The American Rescue Plan has infused a transformative level of funding to services for children, families, and communities. This is enabling Head Start programs to better serve current and future generations. 

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Advancing Racial and Ethnic Equity in Head Start

This webinar series promotes anti-bias and anti-racism strategies.

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Vaccination for Head Start Staff

Vaccination of Head Start staff is essential for returning to fully in-person services.

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Vaccination for Children and Families

Head Start programs are working within their communities to get people vaccinated.

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Apply for Head Start Services

Contact the Head Start and Early Head Start programs serving your community for information on eligibility requirements and how to apply.

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Find a Job with Head Start

Search for Head Start and other early care and education jobs anywhere in the U.S. by selecting a state or region below.

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Early Childhood Learning & Knowledge Center

Explore the Office of Head Start ECLKC website to find resources for getting young children and their families ready for school and life.

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Upcoming Events

Explore professional development opportunities sponsored by OHS and other early care and education partners.

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Contact Us

Contact us at 1-866-763-6481
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